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Everyday Life & Women in America, 1800-1920


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Hrsg. v. Sallie Bingham Centre for Women's History & Culture, Duke University


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Online-Service mit Zugang zu Primärquellen zur amerikanischen Kultur- und Sozialgeschichte des 19. und frühen 20. Jahrhunderts aus den Beständen des Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History and Culture, Rare Book, Manuscript and Special Collections Library der Duke University Libraries und der New York Public Library.


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Adam Matthew Digital

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This collection is an unparalleled resource for the study of American social, cultural, and popular history during the 19th and early 20th centuries.

It comprises thousands of fully searchable images of rare books, pamphlets, periodicals and broadsides addressing political, social and gender issues, religion, race, education, employment, marriage, sexuality, home and family life, health, and pastimes.

Everyday Life & Women in America, c1800-1920 is especially rich in conduct of life and domestic management literature, offering vivid insights into the daily lives of women and men, as well as emphasizing contrasts in regional, urban and rural cultures.

Collection Highlights:

- Fully-searchable access to 75 rare periodicals ranging from Echoes of the South (Florida) and the Household Magazine (North Carolina) to Lucifer the Lightbearer (Chicago), The Heathen Woman's Friend (Boston) and Women's Work (Georgia).

- A full run of Town Topics: The Journal of Society from the New York Public Library, 1887-1923, an essential source of articles and commentary on art, music, literature, society, gossip and scandal.

- Strong coverage of prescriptive literature and manuals for domestic management, telling us much about the organisation of the American home.

- A rich collection of rare pamphlets.

- Hundreds of monographs illuminating all aspects of family life.

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